Phelim McDermott on Akhnaten
Watch a preview of director Phelim McDermott’s new production of Philip Glass’s “Akhnaten,” starring Anthony Ross Costanzo and conducted by Karen Kamensek. Opens November 8, 2019.
Der Fliegende Holländer in Rehearsal
Take a behind-the-scenes look at an early stage rehearsal for François Girard’s new production, starring Evgeny Nikitin and Anja Kampe. Opens March 2. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
Così fan tutte: “Per pietà, ben mio, perdona”
Nicole Car sings an excerpt from Fiordiligi’s Act II aria in the final dress rehearsal. Production: Phelim McDermott. Conductor: Harry Bicket. 2019–20 season. Videography by Pete Scalzitti / Met Opera
Simon McBurney on Die Zauberflöte
Watch a preview of director Simon McBurney’s new production of Mozart’s “Die Zauberflöte,” featuring a brilliant ensemble cast conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. Opens December 31, 2020.
Barrie Kosky on The Fiery Angel
Watch a preview of director Barrie Kosky’s new production of Prokofiev’s “The Fiery Angel,” starring Evgeny Nikitin and Svetlana Sozdateleva, and conducted by Michail Jurowski. Opens November 12, 2020.
Ivo van Hove on Don Giovanni
Watch a preview of director Ivo van Hove’s new production of Mozart’s “Don Giovanni,” starring Peter Mattei and conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Opens March 1, 2021.
Porgy and Bess at the Schomburg Center
Take a look behind the scenes of the new production of The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, with commentary from choreographer Camille A. Brown and cast members Eric Owens, Janai Brugger, and Leah Hawkins, moderated by Terrance McKnight. 2019–20 season.
Watch a trailer for Sir David McVicar’s Met-premiere production of Handel’s early masterpiece. Joyce DiDonato stars as the scheming Roman empress, with Harry Bicket on the podium. On stage February 6–March 7. 2019–20 season.